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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Employment

Page address: https://www.mnsu.edu/adventure/employment/

Want to work for the Adventure Education Program?

Are you looking for a part-time job on campus while you are studying at MNSU?

Required Qualifications

In order to work for the Adventure Education Program at MNSU you must meet the following qualifications: (see full list at Student Payroll website)

  • Full Time Student Status (at least 6 credits during fall & spring semester and 1 credit during summer session)
  • Not currently serving as a full-time graduate assistant for another department on campus

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working with ropes & challenge courses, rock climbing walls, outdoor rock climbing, or other outdoor programming
  • Current CPR/AED certification, First Responder, Wilderness First Aid (WFA) or Wilderness First Responder (WFR)

Application:

[PDF] Application to work for the Adventure Education Program & Climbing Walls (886 KiB)

Please fill out the application and provide additional resources that demonstrate your experience working in the Adventure, Ropes Course, Rockwall or Outdoor Fields.

Other Materials:

  • Cover Letter (explaining your background, availability and interest in the position)
  • Current Resume
  • Explanation of relevant medical certifications
  • Explanation of challenge course practitioner certifications (ACCT)
  • Challenge course portfolio or rock climbing portfolio

Completed application packets can be emailed to Samuel.Steiger@mnsu.edu or dropped off in the Campus Recreation Office 118 Myers Field House.


Mission Statement of the MSU Adventure Education Program:

To promote personal growth and healthy relationships in our community through adventure-based experiences.
Adventure and challenge are part of your life.